CLIMARTE Poster Project exhibition
5-28 May 2016
CLIMARTE presents the CLIMARTE Poster Project 2016, taking place on the streets of Melbourne this May. Eleven Australian artists have been commissioned by CLIMARTE to design posters that engage the community on climate change action, with 500 A0-sized posters to be displayed on poster sites around town.
The commissioned artists are: Angela Brennan, Chris Bond, Jon Campbell, Kate Daw, Katherine Hattam, Siri Hayes, Martin King, Gabrielle de Vietri and Will Foster, Thornton Walker, and Miles Howard-Wilks.
Jon Campbell and Kate Daw are from the Victorian College of the Arts at the University of Melbourne.
An exhibition of these posters will be showing at the LAB-14 Gallery from 5 May – 28 May. Join us on opening night:
Date and time: Thursday 5 May, 6pm
Venue: LAB-14 Gallery, 700 Swanston Street, Carlton 3053
Find out more about the Poster Project on the CLIMARTE website.
A CLIMARTE Poster Project forum with Poster Project artists and Dr Peter Christoff will be held on Tuesday 17 May at 6pm. More information to come.
The CLIMARTE Poster Project is supported by the City of Melbourne 2016 arts grants program, the Purves Environmental Fund, The University of Melbourne Carlton Connect Initiative, and Plakkit.